Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.
This week in class, we’re reading "Yul Kwon, From Bullying Target to Reality TV Star" by NPR Staff.
Yul Kwon’s early life was mired with a host of challenges. Born to South Korean immigrants in New York, Kwon never had a positive role model from his community. In 2006, he decided to join the cast of Survivor and make a name for himself - and other Asian Americans - in popular culture.
"What are the effects of prejudice?" and "How does a person overcome adversity?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this news article at home:
- What was "Yul Kwon, From Bullying Target to Reality TV Star" About
- What did you learn about? About Resilience & Success?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: